Tag: Betty Dodson


    As recently as our parents’ generation, some left-handed kids were forced to learn to write using only the right hand, causing social stigma and embarrassment for natural lefties. But the organizers of the Left Forum 2009 have assembled more than 600 superstar thinkers, writers, and academics, including journalist Nomi Prins (Other People’s Money) and documentarian […]

  • Scene from a Sex Conference

    October 1, 1974 SCENE ONE: Saturday morning. The Women’s Speak-Out. Thirteen women take the stage, one by one, in a darkened auditorium, and discuss their sexuality. They range from a Viv, a slim, dark-haired woman in her 30s, who describes herself as a heterosexual monogamist (“I am a token, here to let you know we […]